Markets Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Currency 580.72 585 589 594 598 606

Overview Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.50 1.7 2 3.9 4.5 4.7
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.3
Inflation Rate (%) 2.20 2.7 3 2.7 2.8 3
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -60.85 -174 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -77.48
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -6.7 -7 -7 -7
Government Debt to GDP (%) 23.60 28 28 25 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -5.7 -5.7 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1

GDP Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
GDP Annual Growth Rate (%) 3.50 1.7 2 3.9 4.5 4.7
GDP (USD Billion) 13.80 15 15 15.5 15.5 15.5
Gross Fixed Capital Formation (XOF Billion) 1704.80 1734 1739 1771 1782 1821
GDP per capita (USD) 709.80 750 750 765 765 765
GDP per capita PPP (USD) 1755.59 1754 1855 1855 1754 1785
GDP Constant Prices (CFA Franc Billion) 1421.10 1423 1450 1477 1485 1518
GDP From Agriculture (XOF Billion) 1120.70 1140 1143 1164 1171 1197
GDP From Manufacturing (XOF Billion) 758.00 771 773 788 792 810
GDP From Mining (XOF Billion) 274.40 279 280 285 287 293
GDP From Public Administration (XOF Billion) 1119.50 1139 1142 1163 1170 1196
GDP From Services (XOF Billion) 938.80 955 958 975 981 1003

Labour Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Unemployment Rate (%) 6.10 6.4 6.4 6.3 6.3 6.3
Population (Million) 20.87 20.8 20.87 21.1 21.1 21.43

Prices Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Inflation Rate (%) 2.20 2.7 3 2.7 2.8 3
Food Inflation (%) 4.50 4 4.2 4 4 4.2
Inflation Rate Mom (%) 3.90 2.7 3 4 4.2 4
Consumer Price Index Cpi (points) 105.50 104 105 105 108 108

Money Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Interest Rate (%) 4.00 4 4 4 4 4
Interbank Rate (%) 3.90 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9 3.9

Trade Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Balance of Trade (CFA Franc Billion) -60.85 -174 -182 -69.81 -69.81 -77.48
Current Account to GDP (%) -7.20 -6.7 -6.7 -7 -7 -7
Tourist Arrivals (Persons) 144492.00 145000 145000 148000 148000 148000

Government Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Government Debt to GDP (%) 23.60 28 28 25 25 25
Government Budget (% of GDP) -3.00 -5.7 -5.7 -3.1 -3.1 -3.1
Government Spending (XOF Billion) 1324.20 1347 1351 1376 1384 1414

Taxes Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Sales Tax Rate (%) 18.00 18 18 18 18 18

Business Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Mining Production (%) -20.10 50 3 12 12 30

Consumer Actual Q3 Q4 Q1 Q2 2021
Consumer Spending (XOF Billion) 3256.20 3312 3321 3383 3403 3477


This page has economic forecasts for Burkina Faso including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Burkina Faso economy.